Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for Open Source skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Open Source over the 6 months to 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 79 108
Rank change year-on-year +6 +29 -35
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 20 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.13% 0.86% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 0.97% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 5
Leicestershire median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,125 £37,500 £27,700
90th Percentile £100,000 £46,375 £46,500
East Midlands median annual salary £62,000 £41,250 £48,000
% change year-on-year +50.30% -14.06% -4.00%

Open Source is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 872 824 1,264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 92.67% 89.08% 87.96%
Number of salaries quoted 777 696 1,087
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,800 £39,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.18% -8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,250 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Leicestershire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source in Leicestershire.

Salary trend for Open Source in Leicestershire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Leicestershire

Open Source
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 26 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +3 18 £49,000 +8.89% 3
Open Source
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) DevOps
3 12 (60.00%) Linux
4 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
4 11 (55.00%) CentOS
4 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
5 10 (50.00%) Java
5 10 (50.00%) JUnit
5 10 (50.00%) Spring
6 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (40.00%) Scrum
8 7 (35.00%) C++
8 7 (35.00%) OO
8 7 (35.00%) Apache
9 6 (30.00%) Python
9 6 (30.00%) OOD
9 6 (30.00%) MySQL
9 6 (30.00%) EJB
9 6 (30.00%) ITIL
9 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (30.00%) JSF
9 6 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (30.00%) Java EE
9 6 (30.00%) JIRA
9 6 (30.00%) Wiki
9 6 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (30.00%) Bitbucket
9 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (30.00%) EasyMock
9 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) Apache
2 6 (30.00%) Confluence
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (10.00%) IaaS
3 2 (10.00%) PaaS
3 2 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) BGP
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 3 (15.00%) SAP HANA
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (50.00%) JUnit
3 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (30.00%) Bitbucket
3 6 (30.00%) EasyMock
3 6 (30.00%) JIRA
4 4 (20.00%) IBM UrbanCode
4 4 (20.00%) Selenium
4 4 (20.00%) SonarQube
4 4 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Billing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps Developer
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Java Software Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Azure Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (30.00%) EJB
2 6 (30.00%) Java EE
2 6 (30.00%) JSF
3 4 (20.00%) YAML
4 3 (15.00%) .NET
4 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) JSON
4 3 (15.00%) REST
4 3 (15.00%) XML
5 2 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.00%) JPA
6 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
6 1 (5.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Wiki
2 5 (25.00%) User Experience
3 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (5.00%) Blog
5 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) CentOS
3 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (25.00%) Debian
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) DevOps
3 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (40.00%) Scrum
5 7 (35.00%) OO
6 6 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (30.00%) ITIL
6 6 (30.00%) OOD
6 6 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (30.00%) Service Delivery
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (25.00%) MVC
7 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
8 4 (20.00%) Coaching
8 4 (20.00%) User Stories
9 3 (15.00%) Requirements Management
9 3 (15.00%) SDLC
10 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (10.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) C++
3 6 (30.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (20.00%) Ruby
4 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (15.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) Java 8
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (10.00%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft